Expanding AbilitiesOne Person at a Time
  • Coarc’s Day Habilitation programs have opened on phased in plan effective 7/27/20.
  • The Leadership Team is currently working on the plan to reopen Coarc’s Day Habilitation programs. Once the plans have been finalized Coarc will contact all individuals and families.
  • Residential visits are now ready to be scheduled. Please contact the Residential Manager to schedule your visit and learn more about the OPWDD requirements to ensure safety for all.
  • The Starting Place is saddened to announce that there will be no Center Based Special Education classes for the summer of 2020 based on Governor Cuomo’s directives announced today. All parents and guardians of students in our Special Education classes will be contacted by teachers and related service providers to remain with virtual learning for the summer session (July 13-August 21).
  • It is with deep sadness that Coarc has made the decision, in the interest of safety to the children, families and staff, that we will not operate Camp Mahican for the 2020 summer season.  Thank you for your continued support of our camp, we will see you in 2021.
  • Supported Employment Services are continuing to operate to the extent possible.
  • Coarc’s supportive apartment program will continue to operate as usual.
  • Tradewinds is now open Thursday thru Sunday.
  • Coarc is taking additional steps to keep the people we support and our employees safe by requiring all employees to wear face coverings while at work and performing health and temperature checks of employees at the beginning of their shifts at all sites.
  • Coarc is taking all steps necessary to secure required PPE from The Arc New York, Supply Vendors and Community Partners.
  • OPWDD has released the interim guidance related to Community Outings and Home Visits.
  • Together, we continue our commitment to protecting the individuals we support, our dedicated staff, their families and our neighbors. Additional guidance on COVID-19 can be found on OPWDDCDC.gov and The Arc NY.
  • April 2020 – A message from Ken Stall, CEO to staff.
  • May 2020 – Exec Team Appreciation Message
  • June 2020 – A message from a Coarc family.